1. Family: Araliaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Polyscias J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.
      1. Polyscias spectabilis (Harms) Lowry & G.M.Plunkett

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Papuasia to Santa Cruz Islands and NE. Queensland.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bismarck Archipelago, New Guinea, Queensland, Santa Cruz Is., Solomon Is.

    Polyscias spectabilis (Harms) Lowry & G.M.Plunkett appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jun 1, 2005 Takeuchi, W. [19427], Papua New Guinea Gastonia spectabilis K001045681
    Jun 1, 2005 Takeuchi, W. [19427], Papua New Guinea Gastonia spectabilis K001045682
    Jan 1, 1979 Carr, C.E. [14911], Papua New Guinea Gastonia spectabilis K000792798 Unknown type material

    First published in Pl. Divers. Evol. 128: 74 (2010)

    Accepted by

    • Bean, A.R. (2015). A conspectus of Polyscias J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. (Araliaceae) in Queensland, Australia Austrobaileya 9: 445-456.
    • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Bean, A.R. (2015). A conspectus of Polyscias J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. (Araliaceae) in Queensland, Australia Austrobaileya 9: 445-456.
    • Whitmore, T.C. (1966). Guide to the forests of the British Solomon islands: 1-208. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0